How & Where to Vote
Find out where to vote, how to vote, how to vote early, and how to vote by mail.
Register to Vote
Register to vote in Wisconsin, or learn more about voter ID & rights.
Have more questions about voting?
Read our voting FAQ
Important Dates - Presidential Primary
Voting Information for Wisconsin
Some congressional seats, state offices and constitutional amendments may be included on the ballot.
Don’t miss your next election!
Don’t miss your next election! Wisconsin will hold its primary election on April 7th. Online and mail voter registration deadlines are March 18th, and in person is April 3rd. You may also register to vote with valid ID on election day.Find Your Representatives What Do Your Representatives Stand For?
Early Voting + Absentee Voting
Early Voting Dates: Varies by municipality
You can vote in person at your municipal clerk’s office before the election, using an absentee ballot. See your municipal clerk for exact dates. No excuse required.
To vote absentee by mail, first you’ll need to apply for an absentee ballot (click here) no later than April 3rd at 5 p.m. Then, when you complete your absentee ballot, it must be received by 6 p.m. on election day.
Copy of photo ID with address and signature is required with absentee ballot by mail application.
Voter ID + Eligibility for Wisconsin
Do Voters Need ID?
- Yes, voters need an ID
- State or federal photo ID is required
- First time voters need ID
- Student IDs accepted
Find out more about your rights in Wisconsin.
- You may pre-register for All Elections